Bassem Amin wins strong 24. Abu Dhabi Masters

Bassem Amin wins strong 24. Abu Dhabi Masters

The Egyptian Grandmaster Bassem Amin won the strong 24th International Chess Festival in Abu Dhabi that was played from 14th to 22nd August in the capital of the United Arab Emirates. With 7.5/9 Bassem Amin came clear first, second place went to Nigel Short who scored 7.0/9 and was half a point ahead of seven players with 6.5/9. Almost 500 players took part in the festival.

24th Abu Dhabi Masters 2017 (Abu Dhabi UAE)
Mon 14th Aug 2017 – Tue 22nd Aug 2017 – Official SiteResults

24th Abu Dhabi Masters (9 Rds Swiss Indiv TC: 90m+30spm(1)) – Games in PGN: Games |

4th Abu Dhabi Masters Abu Dhabi UAE Mon 14th Aug 2017 – Tue 22nd Aug 2017
Leading Final Round 9 Standings:
Rk SNo Name Ti FED Rtg Pts TB1 TB2 TB3
1 2 Amin Bassem GM EGY 2680 7.5 0.0 2563 50.0
2 1 Short Nigel D GM ENG 2688 7.0 0.0 2515 48.0
3 35 Aryan Chopra GM IND 2507 6.5 0.0 2558 48.5
4 8 Salem A.R. Saleh GM UAE 2624 6.5 0.0 2535 49.0
5 28 Batchuluun Tsegmed GM MGL 2555 6.5 0.0 2505 47.0
6 3 Mamedov Rauf GM AZE 2680 6.5 0.0 2495 46.5
7 4 Korobov Anton GM UKR 2668 6.5 0.0 2495 45.0
8 39 Abdusattorov Nodirbek IM UZB 2470 6.5 0.0 2477 45.0
9 11 Parligras Mircea-Emilian GM ROU 2616 6.5 0.0 2441 45.0
10 41 Vignesh N R IM IND 2448 6.0 0.0 2547 47.0
11 9 Adly Ahmed GM EGY 2619 6.0 0.0 2529 49.0
12 7 Efimenko Zahar GM UKR 2636 6.0 0.0 2529 46.0
13 25 Gabuzyan Hovhannes GM ARM 2566 6.0 0.0 2522 48.0
14 23 Stupak Kirill GM BLR 2573 6.0 0.0 2512 48.5
15 10 Sethuraman S.P. GM IND 2618 6.0 0.0 2496 46.5
16 33 Firouzja Alireza IM IRI 2517 6.0 0.0 2496 45.5
17 30 Mekhitarian Krikor Sevag GM BRA 2534 6.0 0.0 2445 43.0
18 19 Karthikeyan Murali GM IND 2579 6.0 0.0 2405 45.5
19 37 Puranik Abhimanyu IM IND 2495 5.5 0.0 2565 46.0
20 40 Gagare Shardul GM IND 2467 5.5 0.0 2548 49.0
21 17 Paichadze Luka GM GEO 2581 5.5 0.0 2546 50.0
22 15 Pantsulaia Levan GM GEO 2585 5.5 0.0 2542 51.5
23 27 Bernadskiy Vitaliy GM UKR 2562 5.5 0.0 2521 45.0
24 21 Ter-Sahakyan Samvel GM ARM 2577 5.5 0.0 2517 50.0
25 20 Rozum Ivan GM RUS 2579 5.5 0.0 2510 48.5
26 6 Lupulescu Constantin GM ROU 2637 5.5 0.0 2506 50.0
27 14 Andersen Mads GM DEN 2586 5.5 0.0 2497 47.5
28 57 Sardana Rishi IM AUS 2386 5.5 0.0 2487 47.5
29 31 Harika Dronavalli GM IND 2526 5.5 0.0 2479 44.5
30 26 Wagner Dennis GM GER 2563 5.5 0.0 2476 46.0
31 45 Neelotpal Das GM IND 2441 5.5 0.0 2442 43.0
32 12 Hovhannisyan Robert GM ARM 2606 5.5 0.0 2424 44.0
33 18 Fier Alexandr GM BRA 2579 5.5 0.0 2421 44.5
34 44 Saduakassova Dinara IM KAZ 2444 5.5 0.0 2413 41.5
35 38 Nihal Sarin IM IND 2485 5.5 0.0 2397 41.5
36 5 Gupta Abhijeet GM IND 2639 5.5 0.0 2365 39.5
37 24 Idani Pouya GM IRI 2569 5.0 0.0 2529 46.0
38 52 Iniyan P IM IND 2404 5.0 0.0 2516 45.0
39 29 Ghaem Maghami Ehsan GM IRI 2540 5.0 0.0 2514 45.5
40 76 Muthaiah Al IND 2292 5.0 0.0 2507 43.0
41 16 Indjic Aleksandar GM SRB 2581 5.0 0.0 2501 48.5
42 74 Pazos Porta Antonio FM ESP 2325 5.0 0.0 2498 43.5
43 49 Fawzy Adham IM EGY 2422 5.0 0.0 2481 43.0
44 32 Sviridov Valery RUS 2519 5.0 0.0 2471 44.5
45 54 Raghunandan Kaumandur Srihari IM IND 2398 5.0 0.0 2445 41.0
46 53 Jonkman Harmen GM NED 2402 5.0 0.0 2439 42.5
47 67 Muradli Mahammad FM AZE 2357 5.0 0.0 2438 44.0
48 89 Vantika Agrawal IND 2238 5.0 0.0 2436 42.0
49 114 Phadke Sohan FM IND 2111 5.0 0.0 2419 41.0
50 34 Golubov Saveliy IM RUS 2512 5.0 0.0 2416 43.0
124 players